• Trump denies obstruction of justice in FBI probe

    The president of the United States Donald Trump denied obstructing justice in the investigation of Moscow’s meddling in the US presidential election in 2016. The wave of speculation was triggered by a tweet, according to which the president “had no idea” about the existence of conversation “tapes” with the former FBI chief James Comey, while […]

  • Pessimism on the Oil market is growing

    Oil prices resumed their declines after a 5% drop on Wednesday, as the EIA reported an increase in the commercial inventories of the US. Meanwhile, the ECB keeps the rates unchanged.

  • Aussie soars on upbeat GDP data

    The GDP of Australia rose 0.3% in the first quarter, in line with the forecasts. The country took the lead from the Netherlands for the longest period of continuous economic growth.

  • EBC is seeing the EUR in a new light

    After Trump’s elections, the political factors seems to have outweighed the FED. If you carefully consider the investors’ reflation rate, which caused an unprecedented increase in the American assets, it seems that the Keynesian theory is taking place.

  • API reserves bring optimism to the markets

    Yesterday’s drop in the Oil price can also be regarded as a speculative manoeuvre, through which market participants are trying to find a stable ground for growth

  • More loans, less market confidence

    Moody’s Investors Service downgrades the credit rating of the Chinese economy. According to the agency, even with the implementation of structural reforms by the Chinese authorities, pursuing the official economic targets will inevitably inflate the public debt in the medium term.

  • Is Trump trying to sabotage the FBI investigation?

    Either choosing cooperation or obstruction Trump will still shoot himself in the foot, as the Russian relations with the US elections cannot be swept under a rug any longer.

  • Bank of England Keeps Rates on Hold

    The BoE’s Monetary Policy Committee voted unanimously to keep the central bank’s record low interest rates on hold and the rate of bond purchases at their current levels.

  • Will Gold extend a selloff this week?

    The dollar is stable ahead of the publication of Trump’s tax plans, as Yen is reaching a two-week low and Gold is leading significant declines.

  • The outsider on the Forex market

    The Dollar continues to decline under the pressure of weak statistics, as the Pound is stabilising after a 2% growth. Among the major calls of uncertainty remain the France elections and tensions on the Korean peninsula.

  • France may seal the fate of the EU

    The European markets are busy assessing the outcome of the first round of the presidential elections in France. Makron and Le Pen almost equalled in the presidential race, which is causing serious fear among the investors.

  • Fifty shades of Trumps’ promises

    Trump has been radically shifting his political stance and started to abandon his election promises. The reaction of the Dollar and the US stock market shows that investors are very sensitive to the president’s words.

  • Metals are in the lead

    Thanks to the Syrian conflict, caution on the market has been the main topic this week. has m caution the theme of this week in the markets. Investors are trying to assess the potential damage to the Russia and the United States relations. At the same time Oil is doing well and safe havens are reaching peaks.

  • Russian market is recovering

    After the three-day retreat the investors hope that Russian and American diplomats are able to work the issues regarding the Middle East conflict. Oil has been declining in the meantime.

  • Terror in the Union has Euro trembling

    Russian shares retreated on Monday, as Dollar is stable ahead of the Yellen speech. What happened at the US Payrolls? How did the US-China summit go? Find out now!